College basketball tournaments in March fueled a strong surge in sports wagering in Indiana for the month.
Indiana’s sports books pulled in $500.1 million in wagers in January.
Several South Bend and other area organizations received a share of $860,000 in donations from the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi and its Four Winds Casinos.
Indiana’s online and retail sportsbooks closed 2021 producing more than $25 million in revenue on more than $460 million in wagering in December.
The addition of college basketball gave Indiana sports bettors more options, which pushed wagers placed in November over $463 million.
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians and its Four Winds Casinos donated $100,000 to Beacon Children’s Hospital.
Four Winds Casinos has opened a sportsbook at its South Bend property.
A 23-story hotel project at the Four Winds Casino South Bend reached a construction milestone.
The return of college and professional football reflected in record-setting sports wagering in Indiana in September.
Four Winds Casinos has opened a sportsbook lounge at its New Buffalo, Michigan site.